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Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011

Dan Berger on Mega Purple

Mega Purple is a product that is widely used in the wine industry to darken the color of red wines. Most consumers know little or nothing about it, and the overuse of Mega Purple and similar products can change the flavor and aroma of wines. Dan Berger, Wine Press Northwest columnist, explains how Mega Purple works, where it comes from and how it affects wines.